|History of Chicago Historical and commercial statistics, sketches, facts and figures, republished from the "Daily Democratic press." What I remember of early Chicago; a lecture, delivered in McCormick's Hall, January 23, 1876, (Tribune, January 24th,) - Bross, William, 1813-1890|
Mainly extracts from the "Democratic press" and its successor, the "Chicago tribune" 1853-1876. Bross's four articles for 1853, appearing in the former paper in the early part of 1854, were reprinted as an anonymous pamphlet: "The rail-roads, history and commerce of Chicago," 1854. They are here reprinted wholly or in part.
Keywords: Chicago (Ill.)--History; Chicago (Ill.)--Commerce